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Dukes of Dice

The Dukes discuss their recently played games, provide a detailed reviews of popular games, go over the latest gaming news, and put their favorite games on trial.

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Dukes of Dice - Ep. 181 - The Ganges Back Together

This episode Alex and Sean have finally reunited and the Dukes ... ... Share their recent plays of: Indonesia Carthago Coimbra Junk Orbit (5:19) ... Discuss the latest news including: The winners of the Spiel des Jahres (30:25)  ... Review RNR Games' Rajas of the Ganges; and (52:43) ... Look back at their reviews of Yamatai, Flipships, Viral and Three Kingdoms: Redux in their Dukes' Double Octuple Take (1:17:47). Click here to Twitter: @dukesofdice Facebook: /dukesofdice Dukes of Dice YouTube ChannelSubscribe on iTunes Thanks to our awesome sponsors - please give them a visit  Tasty Minstrel Games  Arcane Wonders Game Toppers

1hr 38mins

30 Jul 2018

Rank #1

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Dukes of Dice - Ep. 174 - Mother Earth, Father Time

This episode the Dukes ... ... Share their recent plays of: Fireball Island Colonial Twilight: The French and Alegerian War, 1954-62 Visitor in Blackwood Grove Poseidon (4:50) ... Discuss the latest news including: The new partnership between Boardgamegeek.com and Watch It Played! The second edition of Arboretum from Renegade Game Studio TMG's Kickstarter for the Homesteaders: Tenth Anniversary Edition (34:35)  ... Review Z-Man Game's Gaia Project (38:46) ... Look back at their reviews of Anachrony and Star Wars: Destiny in their Dukes' Double Take (1:16:13), and ... Discuss whether "Shelf of Shame" is the right term we should be using for our unplayed games (1:24:14). Click here to Twitter: @dukesofdice Facebook: /dukesofdice Dukes of Dice YouTube ChannelSubscribe on iTunes Thanks to our awesome sponsors - please give them a visit  Tasty Minstrel Games  Arcane Wonders Game Toppers

1hr 41mins

30 Apr 2018

Rank #2

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Dukes of Dice - Ep. 173 - The Alefather

This episode the Dukes ... ... Share their recent plays of: 51st State (Master Set) Matryoshka Roll Player w/ Monsters & Minions Expansion Steamrollers (3:12) ... Discuss the latest news including: Games Workshop new Lord of the Rings board game: The Quest to Mount Doom The Boarders Tabletop Game Studio Kickstarter scandal (21:49) An interview with Rob Daviau from Restoration Games about the hottest ne Kickstarter project: Fireball Island: The Curse of Vul-Kar (34:35)  ... Review Eggertspiele's Heaven & Ale (51:22) ... Look back at their reviews of the A Feast For Odin and Jump Drive in their Dukes' Double Take (1:29:00), and ... Discuss the board game related skills you can use to pad your resume! (1:37:57). Click here to Twitter: @dukesofdice Facebook: /dukesofdice Dukes of Dice YouTube ChannelSubscribe on iTunes Thanks to our awesome sponsors - please give them a visit  Tasty Minstrel Games  Arcane Wonders Game Toppers

1hr 54mins

16 Apr 2018

Rank #3

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Dukes of Dice - Ep. 180 - Achilles Heel & Sean's Wheel

This episode Sean is on his own at SeanCon 2018. He's joined by special guests Ellison Davis and Andrew Heflich. They recap all the amazing games they played at SeanCon and then review Lords of Hellas from Awaken Realms (39:03). Click here to Twitter: @dukesofdice Facebook: /dukesofdice Dukes of Dice YouTube ChannelSubscribe on iTunes Thanks to our awesome sponsors - please give them a visit  Tasty Minstrel Games  Arcane Wonders Game Toppers

59mins

23 Jul 2018

Rank #4

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Dukes of Dice - Ep. 175 - All Your Base Are Belong to Us

This episode Sean considers replacing Alex with Suzanne Sheldon from the Dice Tower, Linsae Cassidy from Boards Alive and Date Night, Jake Bock from Draft Mechanic and Dan King, the Game Boy Geek! The Dukes ... ... Share their recent plays of: My Little Scythe Arkham Horror: LCG Paydirt 1846 w/ Survey Party app (22:49) ... Discuss the latest news including: Kickstarter woes from Space Goat Productions The potential sale of Asmodee The Kickstarter for Darwin's Choice (48:39)  ... Review AEG's Space Base (1:14:37), and ... Look back at their reviews of Railroad Revolution and Around the World in 80 Days in their Dukes' Double Take (1:46:01). Click here to Twitter: @dukesofdice Facebook: /dukesofdice Dukes of Dice YouTube ChannelSubscribe on iTunes Thanks to our awesome sponsors - please give them a visit  Tasty Minstrel Games  Arcane Wonders Game Toppers

2hr 1min

14 May 2018

Rank #5

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Dukes of Dice - Ep. 215 - COIN Toss

This episodes the Dukes ...  ... Discuss recent plays of: Wavelength; Azul - Summer Pavilions; Startups; and Terraforming Mars - Turmoil (8:20); ... Discuss recent gaming news including: Announcement for Marvel Splendor coming out in late 2020; Amazon Alexa can now play Ticket to Ride; and The Kickstarter campaign for GoDice. (28:44) ... Review Eagle Gryphon Games' and Mike Fitzgerald's Football Highlights: 2052 (45:30); and ... Look back at their review of Root in their Dukes' Double-Take (1:51:34). Click here to Twitter: @dukesofdice Facebook: /dukesofdice Dukes of Dice YouTube ChannelSubscribe on iTunes Thanks to our awesome sponsors - please give them a visit  Arcane Wonders Game Toppers

2hr 4mins

16 Dec 2019

Rank #6

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Dukes of Dice - Ep. 216 - Barely Feld-mas

This episodes the Dukes ...  ... Discuss recent plays of: Shipwreck Arcana; Sushi Roll; and Bus (7:51); ... Give you their top game of each year of the decade (29:13); and ... Look back at their review of Carpe Diem in their Dukes' Double-Take (1:23:51). Click here to Twitter: @dukesofdice Facebook: /dukesofdice Dukes of Dice YouTube ChannelSubscribe on iTunes Thanks to our awesome sponsors - please give them a visit  Arcane Wonders Game Toppers

1hr 30mins

30 Dec 2019

Rank #7

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Dukes of Dice - Ep. 213 - Decklist of Champions

This episodes the Dukes ...  ... Alex and Abby break down escape room games Unlock and Exit and give you pros and cons on both systems (9:39); ... Look at the latest gaming news, including: The passing of game designer, Chad Jensen; Recent abuse allegations in the game industry; and The Kickstarter for Capone - The Business of Prohibition. (23:34); and ... Review Fantasy Flight Games' Marvel: Champions LCG (42:56). Click here to Twitter: @dukesofdice Facebook: /dukesofdice Dukes of Dice YouTube ChannelSubscribe on iTunes Thanks to our awesome sponsors - please give them a visit  Arcane Wonders Game Toppers

1hr 43mins

18 Nov 2019

Rank #8

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Dukes of Dice - Ep. 214 - The Eternal Flame

This episodes the Dukes ...  ... Discuss recent plays including Chocolate Factory, Ancient Civilization of the Inner Sea and Bloom Town (6:36); ... Give you their Top 6 Games with Staying Power from 2015 and beyond (236:32); and ... Look back at their review of Fireball Island: The Curse of Vul-Kar in their Dukes' Double-Take (1:06:46). Click here to Twitter: @dukesofdice Facebook: /dukesofdice Dukes of Dice YouTube ChannelSubscribe on iTunes Thanks to our awesome sponsors - please give them a visit  Arcane Wonders Game Toppers

1hr 18mins

2 Dec 2019

Rank #9

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Dukes of Dice - Ep. 200 - Many Runes, Many Moons

This episode the Dukes ...  ... Discuss recent plays, including: Time Pirates Escape Plan Forum Trajanum (7:21) ... Discus the latest gaming news including Kickstarter problems with Kolossal Games and Maple Games; the announcement of the 2019 Mensa Select award winners and the Kickstarter for the re-release of Cleopatra and the Society of Architects (32:47); ... Review Call to Adventure from Rio Grande; (50:01) and ... Look back at their review of Gaia Project in their Dukes' Double-Take. (1:32:42) Click here to Twitter: @dukesofdice Facebook: /dukesofdice Dukes of Dice YouTube ChannelSubscribe on iTunes Thanks to our awesome sponsors - please give them a visit  Tasty Minstrel Games  Arcane Wonders Game Toppers

1hr 44mins

6 May 2019

Rank #10

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Dukes of Dice - Ep. 179 - Con Solo

This episode Alex is on his own at Dice Tower Con 2018... fortunately he gets some help from Ellison Davis, Rory Veronda, Kevin "Burky" Burkhardsmeier, Duke Suzanne Sheldon and Phillip Millman. Click here to Twitter: @dukesofdice Facebook: /dukesofdice Dukes of Dice YouTube ChannelSubscribe on iTunes Thanks to our awesome sponsors - please give them a visit  Tasty Minstrel Games  Arcane Wonders Game Toppers

1hr 1min

9 Jul 2018

Rank #11

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Dukes of Dice - Ep. 217 - And I Think to My Shelf...

This episodes the Dukes ...  ... Discuss recent plays of: Nemesis; Glen More II: Chronicles; and The Estates (10:39); ... Look at the latest gaming news including the Kickstarter for the Dice Tower's 2020 season (31:13); ... Review La Boite a Jeux's It's a Wonderful World (46:21); and ... Discuss board game culls (1:36:18). Click here to Twitter: @dukesofdice Facebook: /dukesofdice Dukes of Dice YouTube ChannelSubscribe on iTunes Thanks to our awesome sponsors - please give them a visit  Arcane Wonders Game Toppers

2hr 1min

13 Jan 2020

Rank #12

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Dukes of Dice - Ep. 206 - The Quintessential Quinquennial Episode

  This episodes the Dukes celebrate their 5th Duke-iversary (not a Duke-aversary - what even is that?). The Dukes...  ... Discuss recent plays, including Alex's time at GenCon. including: Fleet Dice Watergate Medium 5-2-1-1 Trogdor War with the Evil Powermaster Pipeline Roll for the Galaxy w/ Rivalry Expansion (7:45); ... Look at the latest board gaming news, including the new look and logo for BoardGameGeek.com. Wil Wheaton's lawsuit against Geek and Sundry, and the Kickstarter for Red Raven Games' Sleeping Gods (42:04); ... Give you their updated Top 10 Games of All Time (58:58); and ... Deliver their State of the Duchy. (1:51:21) Click here to Twitter: @dukesofdice Facebook: /dukesofdice Dukes of Dice YouTube ChannelSubscribe on iTunes Thanks to our awesome sponsors - please give them a visit  Arcane Wonders Game Toppers

2hr 9mins

12 Aug 2019

Rank #13

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Dukes of Dice - Ep. 212 - Have Fun Storming the Castle

This episodes the Dukes ...  ... Discuss recent plays including: Abomination; Lasers and Feelings; Ciub; and Mental Blocks (5:24); ... Look at the latest gaming news, including: All the New Magic: The Gathering products for Commander coming out in 2020; and The Kickstarter for High Frontier, 4th Ed. (23:37); ... Review Osprey Games' Undaunted Normandy (40:00); and ... Look back at their review of Between Two Castles of Mad King Ludwig in their Dukes' Double Take. (1:27:07) Click here to Twitter: @dukesofdice Facebook: /dukesofdice Dukes of Dice YouTube ChannelSubscribe on iTunes Thanks to our awesome sponsors - please give them a visit  Arcane Wonders Game Toppers

1hr 38mins

4 Nov 2019

Rank #14

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Dukes of Dice - Ep. 203 - Baseball Highlights: The Gathering

Click here to enter the GAME TOPPERS contest! This episode the Dukes ...  ... Discuss recent plays, including: Gandhi Lord of the Rings: Journeys in Middle Earth Conspiracy: The Solomon Gambit 1828 Dino Dunk (9:18) ... Give you their Top 6 "Alex Games" for Sean and Top 6 "Sean Games" for Alex; (54:00) and ... Look back at their review of Steamrollers and Dragon Castle in their Dukes' Double-Take. (1:39:44) Click here to Twitter: @dukesofdice Facebook: /dukesofdice Dukes of Dice YouTube ChannelSubscribe on iTunes Thanks to our awesome sponsors - please give them a visit  Arcane Wonders Game Toppers

1hr 54mins

24 Jun 2019

Rank #15

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Dukes of Dice - Ep. 199 - Under the Influence

This episode the Dukes ...  ... Discuss recent plays, including: Hardback Railroad Ink Tokyo Highway Tybor the Builder (5:30) ... Discus the latest gaming news including winners of the Golden Geek Awards and the Kickstarter for the Terraforming Mars expansion (22:07); ... Review Underwater Cities from Rio Grande; (36:16) and ... Look back at their reviews of Blood Rage and Heaven & Ale in the Dukes' Double-Take. (1:19:00) Click here to Twitter: @dukesofdice Facebook: /dukesofdice Dukes of Dice YouTube ChannelSubscribe on iTunes Thanks to our awesome sponsors - please give them a visit  Tasty Minstrel Games  Arcane Wonders Game Toppers

1hr 34mins

22 Apr 2019

Rank #16

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Dukes of Dice - Ep. 201 - Ground Control to Mastermind

Click here to enter the GAME TOPPERS contest! This episode the Dukes ...  ... Discuss recent plays, including: Tiny Towns Forum Trajanum The Magnificent Race Second Chance Subtext We're Doomed Batman: Gotham City Chronicles (5:13) ... Discuss the announcement of the nominees for the 2019 Spiel des Jahres and Kennerspiel des Jahres awards (35:54); ... Review Victorian Mastermind from CMON Games; (1:00:42) and ... Look back at their review of Space Base in their Dukes' Double-Take. (1:39:11) Click here to Twitter: @dukesofdice Facebook: /dukesofdice Dukes of Dice YouTube ChannelSubscribe on iTunes Thanks to our awesome sponsors - please give them a visit  Arcane Wonders Game Toppers

1hr 49mins

26 May 2019

Rank #17

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Dukes of Dice - Ep. 184 - S.H.I.E.L.D. and Sword

This episode the Dukes ...  ... Share their recent plays of: 1830 Dinosaur Tea Party Churchill Cavern Tavern (6:53) ... Review Spinmaster Games' Hail Hydra (35:30); ... Look back at their review of Tiny Epic Quest in their Dukes' Double-Take (1:00:00); and ... Discuss "peanut butter and chocolate ideas" for some of their favorite games (1:12:30). Click here to Twitter: @dukesofdice Facebook: /dukesofdice Dukes of Dice YouTube ChannelSubscribe on iTunes Thanks to our awesome sponsors - please give them a visit  Tasty Minstrel Games  Arcane Wonders Game Toppers

1hr 30mins

17 Sep 2018

Rank #18

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Dukes of Dice - Ep. 197 - Reno 999

This episode the Dukes ...  ... Share their recent plays of: Scythe - Digital app; Castles of Burgundy - Digital App; Ganymede; Illusion; and Proving Grounds (5:00) ... Discuss the latest gaming news from Alex's trip to the GAMA Trade Show in Reno Nevada, including information about: Unmatched from Restoration Games; Dune from Gale Force Nine; Renegade Game Studios acquiring the US rights to Glenn More II (25:49) ... Review Eggert Spiele's Blackout: Hong Kong (48:53). Click here to Twitter: @dukesofdice Facebook: /dukesofdice Dukes of Dice YouTube ChannelSubscribe on iTunes Thanks to our awesome sponsors - please give them a visit  Tasty Minstrel Games  Arcane Wonders Game Toppers

1hr 28mins

18 Mar 2019

Rank #19

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Dukes of Dice - Ep. 186 - Polterdice

This episode the Dukes ...  ... Share their recent plays of: Dice Fishing Cryptid Trade on the Tigris Five Tribes expansion: Thieves of Naqala (5:09) ... Discuss the latest gaming news including: The release of Catan - Crop Trust at Essen; The new Alexander Pfister game Blackout: Hong Kong; and The new Kickstarter for the fantasy high school RPG Americana. (27:58) ... Review Eggertspiele/Plan B's Coimbra (45:25); and ... Look back at their review of Spirit Island in their Dukes' Double-Take (1:19:45). Click here to Twitter: @dukesofdice Facebook: /dukesofdice Dukes of Dice YouTube ChannelSubscribe on iTunes Thanks to our awesome sponsors - please give them a visit  Tasty Minstrel Games  Arcane Wonders Game Toppers

1hr 30mins

15 Oct 2018

Rank #20